Motorist awarded maximum available insurance of $300,000.00 in arbitration proceeding

A Staten Island resident was recently awarded the sum of $300,000.00 by an Arbitrator from the American Arbitration Association. On July 18, 2017, Claimant was parallel parking her vehicle on Forest Avenue, when another vehicle approached from behind and struck the driver’s side of Claimant’s vehicle. Claimant

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He got more than me! Why Claim Amounts are Different When the Injury seems the same

He got more than me! Why Claim Amounts are Different When the Injury seems the same

  One way that victims of personal injury accidents make themselves upset is by researching accidents similar to theirs and finding out someone else got more money. When you file a personal injury claim, the first fact you have to become familiar with is that claim awards

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Should You Always Accept The First Offer? We Think Not

Should You Always Accept The First Offer? We Think Not

  After reviewing your case, your attorney has submitted a claim to the insurance company for your personal injury accident. It does not take long for the insurance company to respond with an offer for settlement. As you and your attorney review that first offer, you get

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Are Motorcyclists at Greater Risk of Serious Injury or Death

Are Motorcyclists at Greater Risk of Serious Injury or Death

  Motorcycles, cars, trucks, and all other vehicles are supposed to be able to share the road in peace and harmony. But the truth is that motorcyclists, and any two-wheeled vehicle driver, are at greater risk for serious injury or death in almost any given accident situation.

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Do You Really Need Medical Records?

Do You Really Need Medical Records?

  When you change doctors, your new doctor will ask you to sign a form that gives them access to your medical records. When you get checked into the hospital for any kind of procedure, their first question usually involves determining where to find your medical records.

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Most Common Work Place Accidents

Most Common Work Place Accidents

  The work place is where we spend a big part of our week, yet it can still become easy to take safety for granted. Whether you work in the construction industry or you process insurance claims, it might be interesting to note that the most common

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Bicycle Accidents- What To Do Next

Bicycle Accidents- What To Do Next

Bicyclists are just as susceptible to accidents on the open road as cars or any other types of vehicles. As a bicyclist, it is your responsibility to make sure that you wear the proper protective equipment to diminish the possibility of injuries if you do get into

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Trampoline Accidents & Are Trampoline Parks Safe?

Trampoline Accidents & Are Trampoline Parks Safe?

  In the early 2000s, there were three trampoline parks in all of the United States. By 2018, that number had grown to 800 and counting. A trampoline park sounds like a great idea and a lot of fun, but the number of injuries and accidents is

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How Long does a Personal Injury Claim Take?

How Long does a Personal Injury Claim Take?

  When you see a personal injury claim as the main plot element in a television show or movie, it looks like the case moves right along to a swift conclusion. If you have ever filed a personal injury claim in real life, then you know that

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Can you Make a Personal Injury Claim if you Slip on Snow and Ice?

Can you Make a Personal Injury Claim if you Slip on Snow and Ice?

  Slip and fall claims are not as simplistic as many people think they are. In order for a plaintiff to win their claim, there has to be clear evidence that the defendant was either knowingly or unknowingly negligent. In the case of slip and fall accidents

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